Short takes: Head over Wheels, power soccer

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Bryan Anderson, Kiel Eigen and Mark Smith of Quantum Rehab have made a short film, “Head Over Wheels,” and entered it into the 2017 Easterseals Disability Film Challenge. As part of the challenge, filmmakers spend 48 hours writing, filming and producing a five-minute film addressing disability in a unique light. This year’s theme was “family comedy.” The films are judged on the number of views, shares and media exposure they receive through May 8…The U.S. Power Soccer Association and sponsor MK Battery are gearing up for the World Cup in Kissimmee, Fla., July 5-9. It’s the first time the event will be hosted in the U.S., with the previous two World Cups held in Tokyo in 2006 and Paris in 2011. The U.S. National Power Soccer Team is the only U.S.-based soccer team to ever win back-to-back World Cups. The U.S. team kicks off the event with a match against Denmark on July 5.